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Workshop – Thinking Outside : Linking the World of Books to Nature

Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018 Time: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM Place: Schenectady County Public Library, Central Library Presenter: Nathan Keefe Cost: $10 for MVLS* & UHLS ; $25 all others For your next program, bring the outside in – or take the library outside! As more research supports the link between nature and mental and physical health, libraries can […]

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Grant Opportunity – ALDI Smart Kids Program

ALDI Smart Kids is a program dedicated to supporting the health and wellness of the children in the communities ALDI serves. In our service area, there are ALDI stores in Johnstown, Amsterdam and Schenectady. The program supports local community organizations that encourage kids to be active in the areas of education, physical activity, nutrition, socializing […]

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Free Webinar – STRETCH Your Storytime! Supporting Early Learning with Yoga & Movement

Date: Tuesday, June 05, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at https://infopeople.org/civicrm/event/info?id=774&reset=1 Presenter: Katie Scherrer Cost: Free The centuries-old contemplative practice know as “yoga” is much more than a passing trend; it has physical, cognitive, and social-emotional benefits for practitioners of all ages, including preschool age children and their caregivers. This webinar […]

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Free Webinar – What’s New in Children’s Literature 2018

Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: Online at https://infopeople.org/civicrm/event/info?id=744&reset=1 Presenter: Penny Peck Cost: Free Join esteemed children’s librarian and author Penny Peck in her yearly review of what’s new in children’s literature. Discover new books published in late 2017 and Spring 2018 that will be popular with children ages […]

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Workshop – Everyone Serves Families with Young Children

Date: Thursday, March 01, 2018 Time: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM Place: Schenectady County Public Library, Central Library Presenter: Mary Fellows, Upper Hudson Library System Cost: Free. Register at https://goo.gl/3KeQj2 Whatever your role at the library, you make a difference in the experience families with young children have there. Family engagement is now recognized as a key factor […]

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